The median contractor rate for a Senior C# Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior C# Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 129 142
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior C# Developer 28 36 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.84% 1.08% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.13% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 62
Median daily rate £525 £606 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.40% +5.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £481 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3166 3182 5507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.42% 95.70% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2430 2585 4243
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 37 97
Median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.60% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Senior C# Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior C# Developer in the City of London

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior C# Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior C# Developer in the City of London

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior C# Developer in the City of London

Senior C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C# Developer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior C# Developer in the City of London

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Senior C# Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (69.81%) .NET
3 36 (67.92%) SQL
3 36 (67.92%) Finance
4 27 (50.94%) WCF
5 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
5 23 (43.40%) MVC
6 22 (41.51%) Banking
7 21 (39.62%) TDD
7 21 (39.62%) Multithreading
8 20 (37.74%) WPF
9 19 (35.85%) OO
10 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
11 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
12 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (24.53%) CSS
13 13 (24.53%) T-SQL
13 13 (24.53%) Front Office
13 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
14 12 (22.64%) Task Parallel Library
15 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
15 11 (20.75%) HTML
16 9 (16.98%) Web Development
16 9 (16.98%) MVVM
17 8 (15.09%) Investment Banking
17 8 (15.09%) Windows
17 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
18 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework

Senior C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MSTest
1 7 (13.21%) NUnit
2 5 (9.43%) Moq
3 4 (7.55%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) JIRA Agile
3 4 (7.55%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (67.92%) Finance
2 22 (41.51%) Banking
3 13 (24.53%) Front Office
4 8 (15.09%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (69.81%) .NET
2 27 (50.94%) WCF
3 20 (37.74%) WPF
4 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
5 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
6 13 (24.53%) CSS
7 12 (22.64%) Task Parallel Library
8 11 (20.75%) HTML
9 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
10 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
11 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (9.43%) Ajax
12 5 (9.43%) HTML5
12 5 (9.43%) jQuery
12 5 (9.43%) Unity DI Container
13 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (7.55%) Aurelia
13 4 (7.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (11.32%) Hedge funds
2 5 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (9.43%) Reinsurance
3 4 (7.55%) Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Equities
5 1 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) MVC
2 21 (39.62%) Multithreading
2 21 (39.62%) TDD
3 19 (35.85%) OO
4 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) MVVM
5 9 (16.98%) Web Development
6 7 (13.21%) Scrum
7 6 (11.32%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (9.43%) Multithreaded Programming
8 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.55%) Kanban
9 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.55%) SOA
9 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (67.92%) SQL
3 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.53%) T-SQL
4 6 (11.32%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
1 2 (3.77%) MBA
2 1 (1.89%) CFA
2 1 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
2 1 (1.89%) Telerik
City of London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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